Welcome to IASPA, an association of educational Human Resources and Personnel Administrators from the State of Illinois and an affiliate of the American Association of School Personnel Administrators (AASPA).
Our goal is to connect human resource leaders committed to recruit, retain, and develop a highly qualified, professional staff.
Follow IASPA on Twitter!
IASPA is now active on Twitter! Follow us now @_iaspa_ !!
IASPA launches #IASPAchat!
The inaugural #IASPAchat was launched on February 1st by Dr. Dale Fisher and Dr. Monica Schroeder, and was a great success! The next #IASPAchat is scheduled for Thursday, March 1 at 8:00 a.m. Mark your calendar now!
The chat is open to all…you need only a Twitter handle and the desire to share in a conversation about school HR related topics.
IASPA wins Arch S. Brown Affiliate of the Year Award
At the 79th Annual American Association of School Personnel Administrators (AASPA) conference IASPA was recognized as Affiliate of the Year. The award is based on affiliate activities in these areas; communication with members, member participation, conferences, special projects, cooperative activities and other contributions.
Executive Director Mike Johann accepted the award on behalf of IASPA.
IASPA Eleventh Annual Conference – January 2018
IASPA just completed its Eleventh Annual Conference on January 25 and 26, 2018 with record attendance! There were a total of 224 school administrators and support staff with HR responsibilities in attendance. This year the conference included three keynote presentations and a total of 25 breakout sessions over the two days. The Twelfth Annual Conference is scheduled for January 24 and 25, 2019. Mark your calendar now!
Upcoming PD opportunities
Mark your calendar for two professional development opportunities, co-sponsored by IASPA and IASBO, in central and southern Illinois. Regional conferences are scheduled for October 24, 2018 in East Peoria, and October 25, 2018 in O’Fallon.
Resource for New Members
Human Resources professionals who are either new to HR or new to working in educational systems are invited to contact us to be matched with an experienced HR professional who can serve as a mentor. You and your mentor will agree on how the mentoring relationship will be structured (e.g., face to face meetings, “just in time” conversations via phone or email).
This benefit is only available to members of IASPA. If you are not yet a member and wish to take advantage of this benefit you may click on the “Membership” tab above for information on becoming a member of IASPA.
If you are interested in being paired with a mentor please contact:
Dr. Monica Schroeder firstname.lastname@example.org 224-765-3000